Education and Training

Medical School

MD - Temple University School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA


Pediatrics - St. Christopher’s Hospital for Children, Philadelphia, PA


Neonatal Medicine - Temple University Hospital and St. Christopher’s Hospital for Children, Philadelphia, PA

Board Certification

Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine – American Board of Pediatrics
Pediatrics – American Board of Pediatrics

Titles and Academic Titles

Attending Neonatologist

Departments and Services




Allen JL, Stavis RL, Kaplan GS, and Naylor EW:  Diagnosis of Cystic Fibrosis in a Premature Infant via Neonatal Screening. Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med. 1994 Sep;148(9):995-6.


Kaplan, G, Bhutani VK, Shaffer TH, Tran N, Koslo RJ, and Wolfson MR:  Gallbladder mechanics in newborn piglets – Pediatric Research. 18: 1181-1184, 1984.


Sanchez GR, Vinocur CD, Wagner CW, Kaplan GS, Rubenstein SD, Fricker FJ, Mehta AV, and Hashida Y:  Congestive heart failure and absent femoral pulses in newborns without coarctation of the aorta. Chest 83(4): 688-690, 1983.


Kamo I, Kately J, Kaplan, G, and Friedman H:  Immunosuppression in vitro induced by leukemia virus-infected splenocytes.  Proceedings of the Society for Experimental Biology and Medicine 148: 383-386, 1975.


Kately J, Kamo I, Kaplan G, and Friedman H:  Suppressive effect of leukemia virus-infected lymphoid cells on in vitro immunization of normal splenocytes.  Journal of the National Cancer Institute 53(5): 1371-1378, 1974.

Awards and Honors

Alpha Omega Alpha
1978, Waldo E. Nelson Pediatric Award